Plymouth Volunteer Fire Department held a controlled burn early on Saturday morning, Sept. 27. See video from the burn at www.blazepublicationsinc.com. Photos by Steve Yezek of the Grafton Fire Department.

Pictured after the NSVFA annual conference banquet on Saturday evening, Oct. 18, in North Platte are, front row (l to r): Dell Cerny, First vice-president; Pam Lundy, NSVFA Office Manager; Jim Horn, President; Justin Scamehorn, Second vice-president; and Jim Egr, NSVFA legal counsel.

Dwight Firemen performing extrication. Photo courtesy of Colleen Zajac, Dwight EMT.

A live mutual aid extrication training drill was held on Sept. 21 in Dwight Fire Rural Distrist 6. Members from Dwight, Ulysses, and Brainard Volunteer fire departments participated in the live training exercise.

Members of the Huron Fire Department participated in ARFF training. The training was done on Sept. 26-27 at the Huron Regional Airport by ARFF specialists. Photo by Jerry Huberty.

Emergency personnel from seven volunteer fire departments developed and practiced their motor vehicle rescue skills during the “Extrication Extravaganza” event hosted by the Brookings Fire Department at their training grounds on June 27.

Staff Sergeant Eric Pelissier of the Ellsworth AFB Honor Guard salutes after placing a red rose in a firefighters boot during the annual South Dakota Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service held in Pierre on Sunday, Oct. 12. See more photos and story inside. Photo by Denny Gorton.

By Dennis Gorton,

Past-President

Dwight Firemen performing extrication. Photo courtesy of Colleen Zajac, Dwight EMT.
Staff Sergeant Eric Pelissier of the Ellsworth AFB Honor Guard salutes after placing a red rose in a firefighters boot during the annual South Dakota Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service held in Pierre on Sunday, Oct. 12. See more photos and story inside. Photo by Denny Gorton.

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